User Community OldCategory: QuestionsRapid Design Won't Start
James Miller asked 3 years ago

After I start SolidWorks and try to launch Rapid Design, I get an error to “Please start SOLIDWORKS first”
How do I resolve this? I  currently have SW2014, SW2015 & SW2016 installed. I get the same message in all three versions.
James P. Miller
Machine Designer

Christopher Morris replied 3 years ago

Good Day James!

Please send us an email at We’d love to dig into this a little deeper.